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Trump Says He’s Reversing His Proposal to Cut Special Olympics Funding

Donald Trump on March 28. 

Donald Trump on March 28. 

Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg

President Donald Trump ordered the White House to reverse his administration’s proposal to cut federal funding for the Special Olympics after the plan drew widespread opposition.

“The Special Olympics will be funded,” Trump told reporters Thursday as he departed the White House for a campaign rally in Michigan.